Table 3

Incidents of workplace violence reported by Justice Health employees between 1 July 2007 and 30 June 2010 by victim’s age1
Workplace violence Physical abuse Verbal abuse
n % n % n %
<30 ;years 32 16.8 17 30.9 15 11.1
30-39 ;years 40 21.1 15 27.3 25 18.5
40-49 ;years 56 29.5 15 27.3 41 30.4
50+ years 62 32.6 8 14.6 54 40.0
Total 190 100 55 100 135 100

1. Data source: Justice Health, Incident Information Management System.

Frequency missing (n = 18).

Cashmore et al.

Cashmore et al. BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:245   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-245

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